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A beautiful digital/graffiti art piece of Dorothy Dandridge, entitled Old Meets New, by the very talented Andréa Agosto. Please visit her website www.andreaagosto.com for more beautiful art work.

A beautiful digital/graffiti art piece of Dorothy Dandridge, entitled Old Meets New, by the very talented Andréa Agosto. Please visit her website www.andreaagosto.com for more beautiful art work.

Publicity still of Dorothy Dandridge, Buck and Bubbles and Louis Armstrong on stage in the film “Atlantic City”, 1944. (Photo by John D. Kisch/Getty Images)

Publicity still of Dorothy Dandridge, Buck and Bubbles and Louis Armstrong on stage in the film “Atlantic City”, 1944. (Photo by John D. Kisch/Getty Images)

The Dandridge Sisters (Etta Jones, Dorothy Dandridge, and Vivian Dandridge) pictured in a sequence for the two-reel 1938 musical short Snow Gets In Your Eyes. The trio dressed like Swiss milkmaids, and sang the “Harlem Yodel.” Phil Moore who helped them get on the picture arranged the music, and also appeared wearing a Tyrolean hat in the background. pic via lipstickalley

The Dandridge Sisters (Etta Jones, Dorothy Dandridge, and Vivian Dandridge) pictured in a sequence for the two-reel 1938 musical short Snow Gets In Your Eyes. The trio dressed like Swiss milkmaids, and sang the “Harlem Yodel.” Phil Moore who helped them get on the picture arranged the music, and also appeared wearing a Tyrolean hat in the background. pic via lipstickalley

Dorothy Dandridge with director Gerald Mayer on the set of Bright Road (1953). pic via lipstickalley

Dorothy Dandridge with director Gerald Mayer on the set of Bright Road (1953). pic via lipstickalley

Dorothy Dandridge was selected as one of “Filmdom’s Famous Five” for 1954, in a poll that was taken by the Hollywood trade publication Film Daily. pic via lipstickalley

Dorothy Dandridge was selected as one of “Filmdom’s Famous Five” for 1954, in a poll that was taken by the Hollywood trade publication Film Daily. pic via lipstickalley

Dorothy Dandridge posing on the British sector during a tour of West Berlin, Germany on May 7, 1959. pic via lipstickalley

Dorothy Dandridge posing on the British sector during a tour of West Berlin, Germany on May 7, 1959. pic via lipstickalley

Another photo of Dorothy Dandridge with John Fulton backstage at the 1956 (29th) Academy Awards ceremony. The ceremony was held on March 27, 1957. pic via lipstickalley

Another photo of Dorothy Dandridge with John Fulton backstage at the 1956 (29th) Academy Awards ceremony. The ceremony was held on March 27, 1957. pic via lipstickalley

A gorgeous publicity photo of Dorothy Dandridge circa the 1950’s. pic via lipstickalley

A gorgeous publicity photo of Dorothy Dandridge circa the 1950’s. pic via lipstickalley

Dorothy Dandridge with her Tamango co-star, Curt Jurgens. pic via lipstickalley

Dorothy Dandridge with her Tamango co-star, Curt Jurgens. pic via lipstickalley

Dorothy Dandridge in a gorgeous headshot. pic via lipstickalley

Dorothy Dandridge in a gorgeous headshot. pic via lipstickalley

Dorothy Dandridge at the London Airport on December 9, 1956. pic via lipstickalley

Dorothy Dandridge at the London Airport on December 9, 1956. pic via lipstickalley

Dorothy Dandridge with the Barry Sisters in a press photo for The Ed Sullivan Show in 1960.

Dorothy Dandridge with the Barry Sisters in a press photo for The Ed Sullivan Show in 1960.

Dorothy Dandridge making an appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show in 1960. pic via lipstickalley

Dorothy Dandridge making an appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show in 1960. pic via lipstickalley

Dorothy Dandridge photographed in Canada on August 15, 1964. (Photo by Norman James/Toronto Star via Getty Images).

Dorothy Dandridge photographed in Canada on August 15, 1964. (Photo by Norman James/Toronto Star via Getty Images).

Dorothy Dandridge and John Fulton backstage at the 1956 (29th) Academy Awards ceremony, Dorothy presented him with the award for Special Effects (THE TEN COMMANDMENTS). The ceremony was held on March 27, 1957. via theacademy ‘s digitalcollections.oscars.org

Dorothy Dandridge and John Fulton backstage at the 1956 (29th) Academy Awards ceremony, Dorothy presented him with the award for Special Effects (THE TEN COMMANDMENTS). The ceremony was held on March 27, 1957. via theacademy ‘s digitalcollections.oscars.org